Responsible for providing coaching, recruiting and administrative assistance to the Director of Track & Field / Cross Country. Responsible for promoting the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletics program, including adherence to all department policies and procedures, as well as the rules and regulations of the university, the RMAC Conference, and the NCAA Division II.
3 years of paid track & field coaching experience
Experience working with sprints/hurdles and jumps at the collegiate level
Knowledge of the NCAA rules and interpretations and ability to successfully pass the annual NCAA recruiting exam
Excellent organization, computer and communication skills with the ability to work well with all members of the campus community, alumni and college stakeholders
Certification in CPR/AED/Basic First Aid within three months of hire
Current valid driver's license and clean driving record
Demonstrated ability to effectively recruit and coach highly successful track & field athletes
Proven success coaching athletes in the sprints/hurdles and jumps area
Full understanding of providing a quality student-athlete experience
Proven significant skill development of student-athletes both individually and collectively
Excellent written, interpersonal and oral communication skills
Ability to work effectively with faculty, staff and students from a variety of diverse backgrounds
Ability to create a safe and comfortable athletic and professional environment for student athletes and with athletic department staff
How to Apply:
1) Submit a cover letter describing qualifications and experience as they relate to the specific requirements, responsibilities, and preferences of this position.
2) Current resume
3) Three professional references
(One of whom is a current or previous supervisor)
-References must include names, phone number & e-mail address
Adams State University is a member of NCAA Division II and the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference.
ASU MISSION STATEMENT:
ASU’s mission is to educate, serve, and inspire our diverse populations in the pursuit of their lifelong dreams and ambitions.
ASU DEPARTMENT OF ATHLETICS VISION:
Adams State University Athletic Department strives to compete for conference championships and NCAA p...ost season opportunities and championships, while focusing on academic excellence through rising graduation and retention rates and scholastic honors. Athletics will provide exceptional value and benefit to the mission of Adams State University and community, demonstrate unrivaled pride and foster relationships with all constituents. The athletic department is committed to the utmost integrity through NCAA rules compliance, fiscal responsibility and student-athlete personal development.